A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Harper in Kansas. Id of earthquake: us2000h54t. Event ids that are associated: us2000h54t. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.08 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/08/18 / 2018-08-29 23:56:20 / August 29, 2018 @ 11:56 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.8614 West, latitude 37.3563 North, depth = 9.08 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:56:20 / 5:56 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hutchinson, Winfield, Andover (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (37 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Andover (c. 11 800 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km ENE of Harper, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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